The best sign that you’ve got your hands on a good piece of clothing is if said piece keeps popping up in the mirror throughout the week. In other words, versatility speaks volumes. And one of the most versatile types of clothing that you can incorporate in your day-to-day wardrobe is a suitable, high-quality vintage hoodie. Getting one can be considered the easy part. Just do some research, go to your local vintage stores, or browse online, and you’ll be able to get the best deals on vintage clothing out there.
And just like that, you’ll get your prized, super-comfortable, almost tailored vintage hoodie. Now, this is where the real adventure and thrill starts – how do you actually wear it? Nothing speaks MOOD better than a hoodie, so you’ll, normally, want your new favorite piece to be able to express how you feel every time you wear it!
Worry not, dear friend! Luckily, hoodies can be styled in as many ways as there are human moods! You and your vintage hoodie will be the best pals!
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Lazy Can Be Cool Too
Let’s start with the most obvious scenario.
It’s Sunday noon; you just woke up, feeling lazy. It’s raining outside, and you need to run to get some groceries for the day.
What do you put on?
It’s comfortable, looks good enough, and requires little to no effort to style with your casual joggers.
Now, you’ve bought everything and are back home. Why undress? You can simply lounge around in your favorite vintage hoodie, and you won’t feel either the cold or the discomfort that comes with other types of clothing.
The best part?
You’ll look effortlessly cool.
Even if you live alone, it’s enough to imagine a hidden camera following you around the house. Whoever’s watching will surely be jealous of both your look and your comfort.
Dress It Up to Impress
Who said you couldn’t do the literal opposite with your hoodie as well! In recent years, especially, fashion trends have been all about relaxing formal silhouettes. One of the best ways to do that is to combine your vintage hoodie with a suit or an elegant coat. It sounds strange, but it’s perfectly manageable.
Of course, it depends on the particular style and cut of the hoodie – it needs to be a rather slim fit, minimal, ideally in a single block color. But that’s hardly a requirement – most vintage hoodies are already just like that! This means that what you wear at home during the day can be your go-to under a coat in the evening!
Feeling Healthy? Your Vintage Hoodie Does As Well!
And, supposing you had a heavy, fun night, you’ll probably want to go running the following day to freshen up a bit. There’s no need to worry about what you’ll be wearing. Combine the hoodie with some athletic clothing, put on your runners, and feel free to go jogging. The hoodie will protect you from the early morning cold and provide you immense comfort while engaging in a sports activity.
That’s precisely why a hoodie is so good! It can be your best friend on your fitness journey!
No Better Item to Experiment With
But it can also be a valuable companion on your fashion experimentation journey! Akin to what we said about making hoodies more formal, trendsetters have been known to use hoodies to experiment with different fashion trends, interesting cuts, fits, and styles.
And you can do this too!
Layer your vintage hoodie under some oversized trench coat, combining it with ripped, oversized jeans and some high-fashion sneakers or boots! Conversely, try it on with some crazy-colored bomber jacket, and see what effect it causes in the people around you!
Hoodies are, after all, essential pieces, so they’re great as a style anchor, which would allow other, more stand-out pieces to shine. Whenever you feel adventurous and fashion-forward, you can always count on your vintage hoodie!
Channel That High School Spirit!
Finally, you can count on your hoodie even when you feel nostalgic.
Provided that you’ve graduated from high school, you can always “resurrect” the olden days by simply emulating the typical high school style – jeans, sneakers, a parka or a bomber jacket, a cool backpack, and, of course, your favorite vintage hoodie!
You’ll remember the feeling of waiting for class to start with your friends in the hallway and laughing at the teacher’s funny earrings. You’ll also remember walking home after school thinking about your crush. Oh, so many memories awakened, thanks to your effortlessly versatile vintage hoodie.
As you can see, it’s not only your best friend but your most faithful companion, always here to express precisely how you feel, always here to help you do whatever you feel like doing.